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CMST 21404: The Hollywood Western in Context

A guide to researching film for students in Matt Hauske's course (Winter 2012).


Finding Books & Videos

Examples of subject searches in the Library Catalog:

Western films -- United States--History and criticism
Indians in motion pictures
Spaghetti Westerns
National characteristics, American, in motion pictures
Ford, John

Retrieve a complete list of films held by the Library (format:Video)

Subject Guide

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Nancy Spiegel
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463

Can't Find It?

If you can’t find a book on the shelf that has a status of "Not checked out," you can submit a search request for the item.

To place a search request, click on the "Can't find it?" link in the Library Catalog record for the missing item.  The item's information will be filled out automatically.  You will just need to provide your contact information.  You can also fill out a blank version of the search form.

Library staff will search for the missing item and contact you via email with the results of the search. If located, we will hold the item for you at the Circulation Desk for that location.